About

Stephen Paul Day lives in New Orleans and works part-time in Berlin. He received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Louisiana State University in 1977 and then attended the École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-arts in Paris where he received a Diplôme Technique in lithography, intaglio and stained glass in 1980. In 1984 Day received a Master of Fine Arts in sculpture and glass at LSU where he also studied video. Day has traveled all over the world making glass and teaching. His paintings and sculptures have been exhibited in the United States as well as internationally. His work is in many collections including the Corning Museum of Glass, New York; the Montreal Museum of Fine Art, Quebec; the Kunokube Glass Museum, Nagahama, Japan; and the Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, Wisconsin. Day has received many prestigious awards including a Krasner Pollack grant, a Medaille de Bronze for the salon de Paris and a career grant from the Joan Mitchell Foundation for an installation exhibited during the 2008 Prospect.1 biennial in New Orleans.

Exhibition

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
2009 Cabin Land, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2008 Spielplatz, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Kohler, WI
2005 Innocent Act, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2001 Burning the Red Sea, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1998 A History of Desire: Tennessee Williams, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1996 Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana
1995 Classical II, Buro M. Gallery Osaka, Japan
1994 Classical, Kurokabe Glass Museum, Nagahama, Japan
Wunderkind Miller Gallery, New York, NY
1993 Galerie Constantinople, Australia
1991 LeVerre, Rouen, Grance
Cliff Michel Gallery, Seattle, Washington
Glass America, Heller Gallery, New York, NY
1990 Contemporary Galss, Sotheby’s New York, NY
Robber Barons, Heller Gallery New York, NY
Day-Byork, Blas & Knada, Stockhom, Sweden
1989 Glass America, Heller Gallery, New York, NY
More Recent Work, Bienville Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Masterworks of Contemporay Glass, Christie’s New York, NY
1988 Works in Progress, Anne O’Brien Gallery, Washington, D.C.
1987 Kryptonite Lies, Experimental Glass Gallery, New York, NY
Art and Craft: The Fine Line, Academy of Fine Art, Easton, MD
Sculpture, Anne O’Brien Gallery, Washington D.C.
Recent Works, Bienville Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1986 Star Wars, Lasser Galleries Sector 4, New York, NY
March Hare, Lasser Galleries Sector 4, New York, NY
Histoires d’Amour, Matrix Gallery, Austin, TX
1984 Doctor Faust, Louisiana Arts Alliance Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA
1983 The Figure in Glass, Matrix Gallery, Austin, TX
1980 Maison Internationale, Paris, France
1979 Fondation des Etas-Unis, Paris France


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2004 Arthur Roger Gallery Project, New Orleans, LA
1998 Zirkus!, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
1996 Y Mythos, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
1995 Fairytales, Bubba Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA
1994 Day-Peretti, Miller Gallery, New York, NY
1993 Feeding the Chooks, Gallerie Constantinople, QBN, Australia
1992 Le Verre, International Exhibition of Contemporary Glass, Rouen, France
1991 Ten Eyes, Cliff Michel Gallery, Seattle, WA
Glass America, Heller Gallery, New York, NY
1990 Tattooed Glass, Blas-Knada, Stockholm, Sweden
Contemporary Glass, Sotheby’s, New York, NY
1989 More Recent Work, Bienville Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Artists Use Artists, Experimental Glass Workshop, New York, NY
Kryptonites Lies II, Society for Arts and Crafts, Pittsburgh, PA
1988 Glass America, Heller Gallery, New York, NY
1986 Oppression/Expression, curated by Leon Golub, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA
1985 Contemporary Sculpture, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA
1982 Le Vitrail Aujourd’hui, Gallerie Loire, Chartres, France
1982 Le Mere, Installation, Festival Dete, Chateau de Nieul, France
1980 Into 80, Cite des Arts, Paris, France
1978 Salon du 14eme Arrondissement de Paris, Paris, France
Atelier Yankel, Maison des Beaux Arts, Paris, France
Presence du Dessin, Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France